University of Delaware
Lynette Overby looks at old photos from New London Avenue School
May 27, 2017

Former residents, students reminisce about School Hill

For some, the George Wilson Center on New London Road is just a brick building used for birthday parties, summer camps and city events, but for those who grew up in the surrounding neighborhoods, it’s much, much more than that. It’s a piece of Newark’s African-American history and, for many years, the only place where […]

Jasmina Chatani
May 22, 2017

Student Highlight – Jasmina Chatani

On the blog this week Jasmina Chatani, a senior undergraduate majoring in Psychology with minors in HDFS and Cognitive Science, writes about her experience engaging with the community during her time at the University of Delaware. How Was I Engaged at UD? buildOn at UD I served on the executive board for buildOn at UD […]

View of La Paz, Bolivia from the cable car
May 16, 2017

Turning 3-D Dreams into Reality

When I asked UD senior and biomedical engineering student Cedric Whitney the orthodox question, “What are you doing after graduation?”, he gave me a non-orthodox answer: Starting a nonprofit. Big Ideas Can Come from Faraway Places In 2015, Cedric received scholarship funding to travel to La Paz, Bolivia. He brought with him a 3-D printer, […]

Cause Connect: Delaware
May 3, 2017

Student Highlight – Cause Connect: Delaware

On the blog this week read about Sophi Leto, a senior undergraduate student at the University of Delaware, and her recent social media action project. Connecting Students with Causes Hi, my name is Sophi Leto. I’m an Anthropology major with minors in Art History, Latin American and Iberian Studies, and Public Policy. This semester, I’m […]

March 7, 2017

buildOn 2018: Apply Today!

The University of Delaware chapter of buildOn, sponsored by the School of Public Policy and Administration (SPPA), is organizing another to Senegal in January 2018 to help launch construction of a new school that will serve a community, which currently lacks access to basic primary education. The service-learning trip, sponsored by SPPA, has around 10 […]

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